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of or relating to a substance that is used to suppress coughing.
any such substance, as codeine.
alleviating or suppressing coughing
an antitussive drug

antitussive an·ti·tus·sive (ān’tē-tŭs’ĭv, ān’tī-)
Capable of relieving or suppressing coughing.
an’ti·tus’sive n.


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